National Geographic : 1935 Jul
PENN'S LAND OF MODERN MIRACLES Photograph by Edwin L. Wisherd IN THESE WOODS OLE BULL FOUND MUSIC IN STREAMS, THE WINDS, THE TEMPEST'S CRASH Grinning youths wave a welcome to this Civilian Conservation Corps camp near Oleona, named after the famed Norwegian violinist who tried to establish a New World refuge in Pennsylvania for his compatriots. The flag of Norway flies above the near-by ruins of his castle (page 28). SAWING THE LOG IN 27 SECONDS WON A CHAMPIONSHIP High up in the Poconos lumbermen grasp a saw or ax handle with the same enthusiasm as that with which a golfer grips his favorite club. At Skytop spirited contests are held and the contestants draw big galleries.